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Hand Drafting A Skirt Block Page 13

 The Thicker Waist - Part 10

By Pauline Weston Thomas for


Part 10 - Cut the Net Blocks

The net block needs to have the excess paper cut away as shown here.  Once you add seam allowances to patterns derived from the net blocks they become gross patterns.


Part 10 - Cut the Net Blocks
Stage 18

To make the net block cut away the waste paper at the centre front curve.

Stage 19

Finally separate the two blocks by cutting evenly up the side seam.

The Wider Waist Net Blocks.
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